Immediate Dentures

First 24 hours

  • Do not remove dentures.
  • Cold packs can be placed externally on the face to reduce swelling. (20 minutes on and 30 minutes off).
  • If painful after anaesthetic wears off take Panadol or Panadine.
  • Do not take anything with aspirin in it.

After 24 hours

  • Take dentures out and clean them with soap and water.
  • Rinse mouth out with warm salty water.
  • Put dentures back in.

Next 7 days

Leave dentures in except when cleaning them and rinsing out.

Rinse mouth with warm salty water;

  1. before meals
  2. after meals
  3. in between meals
  4. before bed

If you are having any problems, please do not hesitate to call me at work on 6662 8585.

GOOD LUCK